Christina Force. Photo consultant

 

Leon's years of experience in shooting advertising and commercial work seem to me to have really consolidated in the last few years, and it was easy for me to help him put together a beautiful folio of work.

Matt Johnson. Snr Creative at Freelance

 

Apart from Being a great guy to deal with, Leon is a highly skilled and knowledgable Photographer who get's the job done.

David Craggs. Brand Architect and Identity Designer

 

Leon is an absolute pleasure to work with. expert process and results with detailed delivery. An easy going manner that gets the best out of clients, models and even inanimate objects making the experience of a photo shoot one to be enjoyed - not endured.

Richard Loseby. Creative Group Head at Ogilvy NZ Limited

 

Leon is well worth talking to for any photographic assignment, no matter how big the budget, or how small.

Honors and Awards

2014        Silver Award Advertising - Conceptual for "Taming the Tax Beast" in the International One Eyeland Awards.

2014        Bronze Award Advertising - Self Promotion for "The wrong Season" in the International One Eyeland Awards.


2007        Gold Award Pride in Print for AIPA Book
2007        Supreme Award Finalist Pride in Print for AIPA Book
2004        Bronze Award for Black and White Print NZIPP Awards
2004        Bronze Award for Series  NZIPP Awards
2003        Bronze Axis Award
2002        Bronze Award for Editorial  NZIPP Awards
2002        Silver Award for Self Promotion  NZIPP Awards
2002        Silver Award for People  NZIPP Awards
1999        Bronze Axis Award
1998        Gold Award for Advertising  NZIPP Awards
1998        Silver Award for Self Promotion  NZIPP Awards
1998        Silver Award for People  NZIPP Awards
1998        Silver Award for Landscape  NZIPP Awards
1998        Silver Award for Editorial  NZIPP Awards

2007 – 2009    President of AIPA (Advertising & Illustrative Photographers Association of NZ)

 

2003 – 2007     Vice President of AIPA